Junior Database Administrator

Job Type:
Salary range:
£30,000 - £34, 999
£35,000 to £35,000 per annum
£35000 per annum
Start Date:
Uxbridge Employment Agency
Job Ref:

looking for a junior Database Administrator (DBA) to assist the senior DBA in database development and maintenance. The role will involve working to strict requirements and deadlines set by the senior DBA and development manager and carrying out second and third line application/SQL support; analysing and troubleshooting SQL problems and ensuring data integrity.

Essential Functions

• Assisting the senior DBA in maintaining the company’s databases to their best performance levels

• Analysing technical requirements and critical system issues

• Carrying out hands-on SQL development and deployment

• Performing thorough system testing of new and existing SQL solutions

• Second and third line SQL support, some out of business hours

• Preparation and maintenance of technical and user documentation

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

• Previous experience as a developer or as a DBA


• SQL Server security and Windows AD

• Scripting languages, ideally Windows Powershell

• Knowledge of Microsoft development environments

• Basic knowledge of SQL mirroring and replication

• Basic knowledge about the general maintenance of a SQL Server

• Basic query performance tuning

• Basic knowledge of High Availability and Disaster recovery SQL Server features

• Ability to work in a structured manner and on multiple projects simultaneously

• Excellent verbal and written communication

We are an independent recruitment agency who are celebrating our 40th year of supporting local candidates find local opportunities. Based centrally in both Uxbridge & Windsor we offer permanent, temporary and contract recruitment services within Middlesex, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire and the West London region.

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Contact Details:
Uxbridge Employment Agency
Tel: 01895 520 700
Contact: Lisa Austin

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